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by RPAmesandKmartan26
06 May 2018 12:30
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Nichols Discount City
Replies: 12
Views: 11175

Re: Nichols Discount City

There was also one in Painted Post NY, it became Kmart in 1994 and KM closed in 2003. The Nichols/Kmart building was demolished 10 years later in 2013. Also when it was converted to Kmart, it recieved Kmart's Early 90's Arch Facade. A Hotel now sits on the land it was on. I decided to take an aerial...
by RPAmesandKmartan26
06 May 2018 12:08
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: KMart Cafeteria and Other Restaurants
Replies: 71
Views: 70990

Re: KMart Cafeteria and Other Restaurants

Most of our stores (Lincoln {1992-2003}, Warwick 2 {1993-2003}, Johnston {1972-2003}, South Attleboro {1992-2017}, Cranston {Both}, and other New England stores) featured Little Ceasars Pizza Station in-store.
by RPAmesandKmartan26
06 May 2018 12:03
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Early Kmart closures (PRE-1994)
Replies: 20
Views: 14665

Re: Early Kmart closures (PRE-1994)

There was also one in Swensea on 517 G A R Hwy and it opened in 1971 and closed in 1983. it later became Stuarts and Building 19. In 2011, it was demolished for a new Target store. There was another Early closure in Chelmsford on 288 Chelmsford Ave, it opened in 1976 in a former Grants (Like North A...
by RPAmesandKmartan26
15 Apr 2018 17:32
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: W T Grant
Replies: 66
Views: 62051

Re: W T Grant

Speaking of Grants stores in my area, some people I knoew have been inside of a Grants before. We had one in North Attleboro (became Kmart), Coventry (Also became Kmart), and North Kingstown (Current Status Unknown). Kmarts that started as Grant's that I've been in: Enola PA (now closed) Poughkeepsi...
by RPAmesandKmartan26
15 Apr 2018 17:26
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Early Kmart closures (PRE-1994)
Replies: 20
Views: 14665

Re: Early Kmart closures (PRE-1994)

Speaking of more Early closures, there was a Ex-Grants in North Attleboro on Rober F Toner Blvd. This store opened in 1976 and Closed in 1992 to relocate to Bristol place in a shiny new attractive Building and it closed March 31, 2017 and is currently Vacant.the Rober F Toner one is now Shaws. There...
by RPAmesandKmartan26
03 Apr 2018 22:21
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Early Kmart closures (PRE-1994)
Replies: 20
Views: 14665

Re: Early Kmart closures (PRE-1994)

I decided to bring some up here as well: There was apparently one in Dartmouth MA on 27 Fauance Corner Rd which was an Early 70's store and it closed in 1993. It was demolished for Stop & Shop and Best Buy 7 years after closure in 2000. Also a Houston store from the 1960's closed in the 190's I thin...
by RPAmesandKmartan26
03 Apr 2018 21:23
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Kmart 2000 closures
Replies: 22
Views: 15202

Re: Kmart 2000 closures

In Rhode Isalnd, we had to close the Middletown RI location, it opened in 1974 or 1976. It's now Subdivided between Marshalls, Ocean State Job Lot and Bed Bath & Beyond. it think it looked simialar to the Azle TX location but way smaller. I think they only expanded with a Garden Center in the front ...
by RPAmesandKmartan26
03 Apr 2018 21:09
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Target '90s neon
Replies: 15
Views: 11273

Re: Target '90s neon

Speaking of 90s Neon, I have someting to say about this topic Speaking of Target stores with 90s neon, I remembered when the Target stores in Smithfield RI and North Attleborough MA locations had the 90s Neon on their walls. I only seen North Attleborough with 90’s neon once in 2010 and the one I se...